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walk on -- breathe clean air again. >> now 51 years old he was wrongly convicted of a shooting that took place just steps from where his mother now lives. the victim picked ross out of a photo line-up and later recanted and new evidence also came to light. a judge set him free. >> one time i was thinking that the judge was just, you know, being hate full towards me. but i guess now that i see he's doing his job the same way as the d. a.. >> the northern california "innocence project" and attorneys with a san francisco law firm spent four years clearing his name. >> he spent seven years in system for something he didn't do. the adversarial system let him down. but it was with the cooperation of the district attorney's office that we got the results. >> his mother couldn't contain herself. >> i haven't felt like this all my life. >> he gave up hope in the beginning but family visits changed that and he was able to
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work through his anger. he had this to say about the police and jury who put him in san quentin. >> i hope they do a better investigation on the job they have. look down deep inside and see is it really the person that has committed a crime or hasn't committed a crime? >> he plans to counsel troubled youth. he would not answer questions about whether he plans to file a lawsuit against the oakland police department or anyone else. the da office who prosecuted the case put out a press release saying his office has a commitment to truth and justice that never waivers. >>. >> there's a four hour special meeting yesterday. the board did not say why grant was put on leave but on thursday the state revoked the credentials of district teacher dina holder who was convicted of kicking a student with autism three years ago. >> a man who parents trusted with their children is now accused of violating that trust.
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jason pedroza, an east bay acting teacher and performer, has been arrested on suspicion of child molestation. we have the story from walnut creek. >> he's played a clown on stage in beauty and the beast. they have charged 27-year-old jason pedroza of preying on least one victim. >> a juvenile and her parents came to the police department and reported mr. pedroza was sending inappropriate text messages to the young female. a three-month long investigation revealed several times. >> he was charged with two misdemeanors and two felonies including child molestation. he's worked there as an accounting instructor and worked as a clerk and caught in prof classes at the downtown ballet school in walnut creek. he was fired a month ago when they learned he was under investigation. parents were shocked to learn
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about the charges. >> as a teacher one of their main goals is to protect the children so that it is very scary to me. >> tonight we learned that pedroza spent years working with kids. we confirmed he was a coach here in south san francisco and he was a swim teacher in san bruno. he hasn't worked at either place in years and police have not mentioned any connection to possible crimes on the peninsula, but walnut creek police do say they are looking for information from more possible victims. pedroza has already posted bail so we stopped which his family home. we found his car parked outside but no one ever answered the door. walnut creek police are asking parents to talk with their children if they happened to have contact with pedroza in the last several months. if they have any suspicions, they should call police. abc7 news. new this morning, a memorial
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roaral concert to help raise money in petaluma college student alyssa byrne. she attended a concert and then was found dead about a half mile away from the venue. they are raising funds to buy a memorial bench bearing her name. they have booked 7 bay area rappers to perform tonight at the phoenix theater. a force of the funds raised about be donated to the of a foundation to fund a new buddy program. mc hammer was arrested thursday night and booked in the jail in dublin. hammer made bail. dublin police are not giving any details about the arrest or any pending charges. the white house has formally jumped into the same-sex marriage debate. late yesterday oat obama administration filed a legal brief with the u.s. supreme court urges justices to strike down the federal defense of marriage act which defines
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marriage as only between a man and a woman. the move is not a surprise but when abc7 news anchor dan ashley asked president obama about this issue wednesday during his exclusive one-on-one interview with him at the white house, the president was noncommittal, saying that he needed to confer with the solicitor general about the proper legal strategy they should take. the supreme court is set to take up the same-sex marriage issue in late march. members of the a high school band from crockett are looking for help to find the burglars who ripped off the band room this week. several thousand of musical instruments and electronics were stolen sometime between 6:00 p.m. tuesday and 6:00 a.m. wednesday. the school is asking people to be on the lookout for musical items on sale on the internet. two dozen young athletes from a high school returned from the trip of a lifetime. they went to cuba to play baseball. they are perhaps the first american high school team to travel there and play begins their cuban counter parts.
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abc7 news reporter was at sfo last night when they arrived home. [. [cheers and applause] >> a big welcome home for the athletes. the baseball and softball players spent the last nine days in havana, cuba, playing against students there. they played more for the love of the game which is more cool because you are having more fun while playing. >> these are a few of the spectacular photos from the trip. >> we learned a lot and got to see some things niece guys have seen seen before growing up in marin county. >> proud but true. >> i saw students actually being in the moment experiencing life in the moment, having fun in the moment. they weren't on their smartphones texting, they weren't talking to their friends, they were actually participating together as a group. >> the parents admit it was hard to have their kids so far away. >> having no contact was hard, but it was great knowing what they were doing every day. we had one that tried to follow
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along vicariously. >> but they know it was worth it. >> i was so happy to know he was having this once-in-a-lifetime experience. how many kids get to go to havana and play baseball. >> the experience was so positive for the kids that the global studies director tells me his goal is to bring some of the cuban teams here in california to play expedition games in mill valley. abc7 news. a san jose police officer is being called a hero after jumping into action when he was off the job and on the way to get married. the sergeant stopped a strong-arm robbery on bart earlier this week. he was with his fiancee when he noticed the scuffle and a woman was fully being robbed on their bart car as the train approach the west oakland station. >> he turned and look and see a scuffle going on. she said don't get involved, don't get involved. >> i'm guilty. i asked him not to get involved if they had it under control and the more i realized it was not under control he jumped into
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action. >> the 17-year veteran of the force held the suspect, 31-year-old jennifer davis, until bart police took her into custody. the victim was not hurt. if it sounds something out of other movie, it to be. his father is actor of "alien and mid-might run" game. like father and son. lisa argen is keeping an eye on the forecast. i was hit in the face with my mist this morning. >> we have a weak front pushing through the area right now. roadways are wet and we have poor visibility in spots. look at emeryville where temperatures with all the cloud cover, upper 40s. we will be cooler and the sun is coming back out this afternoon. the forecast straight ahead. >> thank you, lisa. also next the surprising new market with the search for napa wine and a former nba star cashing in on it. plus the increasing numbers of i-phone thefts and w
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activate your 5% cash back at >> coming up on 5:13 on this saturday morning, the popularity of apple iphones and ipads, and it's not limited to the people who buy them, they are big with thieves, time that's why the new york police -- the new york city police department is creating a special unit just to track down stolen apple products. city officials say nearly 4,000 more iphones and ipads were stolen in twelve than the year before. the cop will work to return twices and return them to their owners. in of the best wine it's made in the napa valley. some places it's catching more than $700 a bottle.
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vic lee as more on the names behind the labels and why most local wine lovessers won't get a chance to buy them. >> what does this retired nba star from china have in common with one of the biggest video game makers? answer? they both started their own wineries in napa. yao ming was introduced to red wines at the steakhouses he frequented while playing for the houston rockets. >> we do have a lot of beef over there. and obviously a steak and red wine is very good combo. it's very good for peoples enjoying, enjoy the life with those two. >> kenzo tsujimuto is the head of video game company capcom. he's a long time wine lover and he's been to california on business for some 30 years. >> napa wine, i came to realize that napa produces the best wine in the world and therefore that really made me think of start ago winery. >> a small ryanry rests on a former horse ranch.
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kenzo estates overlacks the napa valley. dew bought the sprawling 3800-acre property 13 years ago. he spared no invest investing $100 million to build the state of the art winery. he replanted vineyards with the finest grapes on 90 acres and he hired the best people in the business to make his wines. last year kenzo estates bottled 11,000 cases but wine lovers here will probably never taste them. that's because 80% of the wine is ex-supported to japan, each bottle selling between 80 and $250. even at those prices there's a huge demand for premium wines from japan's big middle class. yao ming started his boutique winery two years ago. he leases vineyards and production space here at this cuss symptom crush facility in saint helilaw. it is a small operation,
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producing about 4,000 cases of his sauvignon and the cabernet. >> it ends up being $280, half of which is tax and the family reserve ends up being about $625. >> even at $625 a bottle, yao ming has no problem selling his wine in china. in 2004 wine imparts to china totaled $53 million. just six years later it grew to $800 million. for tsujimuto, video games and wine making is not dissimilar. >> they have to be local, be enjoyed by everybody in the world and have to have a good creator and a good content enjoyed by the consumer. so very similar, in my opinion. >> for yao ming, basketball and wine making may also have something in common.
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making a success of it in the growing china market will be a slam dunk. vic lee, abc7 news. san jose will vote tuesday whether to become the largest city in the country to ban styrofoam. council members joined environmental groups to encourage a switch to alternative food packaging. the california restaurant association said the ban would harm small businesses in the city. they said food packaging accounts for less than 1% of waste in landfills. oakland's lake merit is going through a makeover. it's celebrating the opening of a channel that's been closed more than 150 years. it will allow boaters in the old effort wildlife preservation to once again paddle from the a lake to san francisco bay. a 750-foot section of the channel was opened yesterday for the first time since the 1860. the city will hold a public celebration for this and other lake merit improvements later this summer.
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maybe not a great day to be out on the lake this morning. damp. >> yes. by the afternoon we will see plenty of sunshine. you are right, we do have plenty of wet pavement. there's a weak frontal wand that is pushing through the area right now. what you see is what you get because we are looking at clear shot of live doppler 7hd. but the moisture is falling beneath the radar beam so that's why we aren't picking up anything in the way of the moisture because it continues to limp along to the south. not much in the way of accumulation. in fact, just the wet pavement. you will need the wipers this morning. from our roof camera as you head out this morning, temperatures with the cloud cover very mild 48 downtown. good morning, oakland. 51 for you. 49 in san jose with mid-40s from petaluma and santa cruz and 46 in the livermore valley. here's a look at the bay bridge and the sun coming up at 6:49. between now and then with the higher dewpoints and the cloud
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cover, it will be mild with temperatures in a narrow range. the cool spot you notice gilroy at 44. elsewhere we are be looking at cooler numbers to the north in santa rosa, 40. but we should stay from about 40 to the lower 50s this morning. as you head on out you may need the jacket because it is a bit on the wet side. this will continue to wish to the south. so with a few sprinkles in the forecast this morning it will become breezy and sunny this afternoon. the warmer day of the weekend will be tomorrow. once again, an extended dry period. it looks like the entire work week, upcoming work week, as we round out february, will be dry. friday begins march and also dry. look the cloud cover, how warm we are this morning. warmer than yesterday. 14 degrees warmer than yesterday in napa and fairfield. 11 degrees warmer on the coast and visibility right now not such of a problem. five miles san jose. so here's a look at that front. it's a weak one, mainly associated cloud cover and and that low level moisture will
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continue to push to the the south of us. as it does, behind it we will get that northerly wind flow. that continues to bring the dryer air. scour out the cloud cover and bring that sunshine. so here's the forecast animation. note it's 5:00 this morning. the cloud cover, a few sprinkles hanging into the south bay, the santa cruz mountains, and by 10:00 we will see the sunshine in the north bay. the northwesterly win will keep it breezy at our coast and we will looking at temperatures around the bay mild but in the southern part of california, still pretty warm with 68 there in los angeles. back home 60 in morgan hill today. 59 in mountain view and upper 50s from pacifica and san francisco. breezy, but by the evening hours the chinese new year parade looks nice with temperatures dropping in the 60s. 62 in the north bay and sonoma and 60 oakland. east bay, looking at numbers in the 40s. a nice afternoon. a damp start out there to get your saturday going but then we will look at more sunshine,
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cooler today than tomorrow with mid-60s. but take a look at that string of sunny, dry days. you will notice a few more clouds on wednesday. after that numbers will be near 70 again. but you know what had march has been, you know, like a lion. we could definitely see some more rain out there. listen, if you are wanting to check out another great resource for you, you can follow us on live doppler 7hd on twitter for the very latest bay area weather conditions, rain or shine. we will give the info from your favorite weather team. we are always busy updating that for you. >> thank you, lisa. coming up next, san francisco's chinese new year's parade. we will tell what you you need to know before you go.
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>> pg&e is responding to pressure to test it's entire system by launching a new generation of wireless pipeline robots. allen wong takes us on a ride through a pg&e gas pipeline to see how crews are detecting the same problems that led to the deadly san bruno explosion two years ago. >> prior to the wireless robots, pg&e engineers had no way of detecting small fractures or weak welds until there was a leak. >> this line runs under a creekbed. we would have to dam the creek
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and excavate to get to the line. >> they can sneer it through back-to-back 90-degree angle turns. it's also equipped with magnetic sensors that detect changes in the pipe's thickness. >> i'm happy they are doing it. >> corrosion in gas lines is something she became keenly aware of after the san bruno explosion in 2010. >> i hope this is a good robot and it's not going to touch something and, boom! >> there needs to be oxygen mixed in with the natural gas for the robot to spark an explosion. that's why they suck out the oxygen in the chamber and fill it with nitrogen before sending it down. today they found an inch of score rose i have water in the pipe that you see to the right. draining is easy. older methods like probing the line could be invasive. >> prior to the robot they would
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have to drill holes in the road every ten feet to survey the line. right now old-fashioned probing or the predominant method, but as the cost of technology goes down, pg&e will move morph these wireless robots to surgically survey the system n brent radioed, allen wong, abc7 news. the new chinese tear caught taj warriors exhibit is officially open in san francisco and it's already drawing large crowds. the chinese council general in san francisco and a cultural dignitaries from china helped cut the ribbon yesterday. a living tear caught taj warrior then led the waiting crowd to the hall where ten of the sculptures are displayed. they said understanding ancient china is important to understand china today. >> this provides everyone a window to old china. >> the tear caught taj exhibit runs until late may at
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san francisco'sation art museum. >> the stage is set for san francisco's always spectacular lunar new year celebration. it celebrates the start of the lunar calendar and the year of the snake. costumes and firecrackers will light up the paid raid mark. it begins at market and second street and winds through union square into chinatown. it ends at gurney and washington street. also exciting and coming up next, the oscars just now one day away. we will have a preview of the special tribute to james bond. >> the east bay gym is a few hours away from holding a fundraiser for the sandy hook massacre victims and their families. i'm kira klapper live in concord. i'll tell you the connection these community members have to them 3,000 miles away and
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>> good morning, everyone. it's 5:30 and we are starting this half-hour with a look at the weather. here's meteorologist lows arrange. >> good morning, everyone. you see from the bridge camera we have moisture on the lens. the weak front is allowing for light rain in san francisco and there's mist k drizzle from around the bay.
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live doppler hd was the rain falling beneath the radar beam. not much is being picked up on it but as you head out there you have the wipers that are needed and the camp pavement. do be careful. starting out with the clouds and sprinkles this morning. temperatures with the cloud cover, mild upper 50s to the lower 50s. but by about 10:00 we will see the moisture lift and have sunshine with a cool northerly flow so that will allow for numbers in the upper 50s to mid-60s. maybe a couple degrees cooler than yesterday. for the chinese new year's parade tonight it's looking fine with numbers in the 50s. dropping through the lower 50s throughout the afternoon. so starting out with the mist and drizzle, becoming sunny, and really our dry pattern looks like it's going to once again take hold and take us through the rest of february. i'll explain later when i show you my seven-day outlook. katie. >> thank you. this morning you have a chance to help a family that lost a little girl in the newtown, connecticut shooting, and at the same time you would be helping
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yourself by boosting your fitness routine. kira klapper is live in concord where the community is really coming together, sound like to do something really good. good morning. >> good morning to you, katie. upwards of 100 people are expected here in concord at this place for the 8:00 a.m. fundraiser. some will be working out and some will be here cheering them on. all will be raising money to help the sandy hook families. charlotte bacon yesterday, it would have been her 7th birthday. a friend of the bacon family lives here locally and put together this event with the help of the cross fit gym. members of cross fit adventure say they have been wand to go sort the community since the tragedy on the 14th. it personal work outs, 60 heats. and all the funds will go to the charlotte bacon kindness funds. you can find it on new
5:31 am according to the facebook page other people are coming to support the event today. it all starts at 8:00 a.m. and goes until 11:30 here in concord. live in concord, kira klapper, abc7 news. >> thank you very much. ever since the sandy hook tragedy, cities have bought -- held gun buy back programs n marin county more than 800 weapons were sold back to police. today three peninsula cities, menlo park, palo alto and palo alto are asking team to -- them to surrender their weapons. >> the focus is on the destruction of firearms, not criminal investigations. >> the money to buy back the guns will come from a nonprofit
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group called protect our children. new this morning, governors from across the nation of meeting in washington for the annual winter meeting of the annual governors association. yesterday democratic governors condemned the stalemate in congress. this morning president obama's weekly address urges congressional republicans to approve his plenty of targeted savings and tax increases. the president says the so-called sequester will slow the economy and hurt the middle class. >> are republicans in congress really willing to let these cuts fall on our kids' schools and mental healthcare just to protect loopholes for corporate jet owners? are they willing to splashboarder patrol because they refuse to eliminate tax breaks for big oil company? are they seriously want to inflict more pain on the middle class because they refuse to ask more from those at the very top?
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>> the up can response says the oil pipeline is one way to create jobs and grow the economy. automatic spending cuts could deeply affect the lives of hundreds of people in the bay area. employees of the faa will be forced to take furlough of at least one day per pay period. passengers could see 90 minute delays at airports and many flights would be cancelled. as many as five bay area control towers could shut down. that's their plan to close as many as 100 airports that have fewer than 150,000 flight operations yearly. at yosemite national park the cuts could mean fewer trash peckups which may affect bears. republicans have dismissed all the warnings as exaggeration. the streets and sidewalks surrounding the dolby three they are in hollywood are already close today traffic this morning as crews prepare for the koss
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stars tomorrow night. hollywood before has been shut down to allow nor the prestaging area and stages. and the film has been an international hit for five decades. as abc brandon hit reports, "sky fall" is up for five oscars this year. >> bond is back. this time the secret agent made famous in films like "gold finger" will be honored alongside the famous gold stages at the acod my awards. >> this is one of the most important movie franchise necessary the history of cinema. >> they are celebrating 00750th year on the screen which started in 1962. >> bond. james bond. >> and sean connery in the lead roll. from "the spy who loved me" to"
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license to kill" and golden eye, six actors have helped them evolve over the years. with daniel craig the late toast modernize bond, filming this spot with queen elizabeth. the newest won film sky fall is nominated for five oscars, including best original song which adel will perform sunday. last month she won a golden globe in the same category. >> it's absolutely amazing, very surreal. >> but details of this bond oscar moment are being kept top secret. >> i don't know exactly what they are going to do as far as the tribute is concerned, but i expect every james bond to be present. >> and this could be bond's lucky year. the film did earn two oscars back in the 1960s for both sound and visual effects. abc news, los angeles. >> the oscars are tomorrow and
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abc7 is the only place to watch the show. our live coverage begins at 2:00 p.m. you can down down to the big night with our official oscars app. the backstage pass feature will give you the best access with more than a dozen cameras streaming video behind the scenes and from the red carpet. you can get the oscar experience by downloading the app available for i-phone, ipad and the kindle fire. they are hosting a virtual oscars party on our facebook page as well. all you have to do do is like us on facebook and hang out with the other fans to post your opinions on all the oscar flops, snubs and surprises. again, our oscar coverage begins at 2:00 tomorrow. you see see the actors arrive at four and followed by the ceremony at 5:30.
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we have the reaction to the past and the after parties at the oscars and then jimmy kimmel's oscar special airs at 10:00, followed by abc news at 11:00. coming up important privacy information for people who own a credit card. the proposal that will change the way you shop online. a live look outside at emeryville in this damp morning in the bay area. lisa argen will let you know how lisa argen will let you know how long that wi [ male announcer ] with citibank it's easy for jay to deposit checks from anywhere. [ wind howling ] easier than actually going to the bank. mobile check deposit. easier banking. standard at citibank.
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>> if you are not concerned about keeping your private information personal when shopping online you should be. there is few information online places can demand from you when you make a purchase but that is about to change. we is the story from sacramento. >> when you buy something with a credit card at a store in california workers are not allowed to ask you for he personal information like a home address, phone number or e-mail. but the state supreme court earlier this month sided with
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apple saying those exhumer protections do not apply to downloadable products like i tune songs and videos. >> it throws out all privacy protections for people doing online purchases for downloads and we think the next step will be for any online customers. >> they are trying to fix that with a bill that would extend currently privacy protections to online stores but still allow companies to deck credit card fraud. that means getting rid of a customer's information shortly after the purchase. >> they can't aggregate that with other information to develop profiling about you as a consumer, your habits. >> online retailers are already concerned. many companies are based outside california and feel state lawmakers have no jurisdiction. plus the measure spoils one of the conveniences of shopping if that information can't be kept. >> consumers often time opt in
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to allow their information to be stored by the retailer so when they return again for another purchase the retailer knows who they are. it's a great experience for an online customer. >> many itunes customers we spoke to look forward to more privacy. >> it worries me to give out more personal information than you have to. >> we shouldn't have any type of a retailer or any type of a business saying, oh, we can take your information and we can do what we would like. >> in-court documents consumer group states they don't state why they kneed information and what they do with it. similar privacy cases are pending begins e harmony and ticketmaster. abc7 news. >> coming up at 5:45 on this saturday morning and what can people expect as they head out today. >> most the wet weather is in the south bay. san jose picking up sprinkles. but in the north bay you can't tell but it has been a little
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slick out there. numbers mild with all the cloud cover. we will talk about a brighter looking afternoon and whether or not they see any real rain in the forecast. that's coming up. >> all right, thank, lisa. also next, an overtime thriller. the warriors with their biggest win of the year taking down the spurs, the best league in
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>> good saturday morning.
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time for your forecast. tell me we have something to look forward to today. >> we tipped the precip. as you head out this morning certainly on the damp side in the south bay as a weak frontal bank continues to press to the south of us. so a look at live doppler 7hd and you will notice that it really isn't picking up much and that's because the moisture is falling beneath the radar beam. but as we go in a little closer you notice a couple returns here in and around the santa clara valley. that's are we have most of the wet pavement. it's already clear in the north bay and also out by the delta. here's a look outside where it's pretty quiet downtown with temperatures on the mild side with lower 40s up in petaluma. near 50 in san francisco and 51 oakland with 48 in san jose and 46 in livermore. another vantage point of the bay bridge this morning. yeah, you might be surprised to see -- as you head out and see how much moisture there is out
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there. it's pretty significance. considering we've had such a dry february. upper 40s for the most part around fairfield and concord with 41 in santa rosa. that lasts throughout the early part of the morning hours. then by about 10:00 we will break out into mostly sunny conditions. we have the clouds and sprinkles early on. brighter for the afternoon with the warmest day of the weekend tomorrow and an extended dry period once again. with the cloud cover, boy, is it mild out there in spots with 11 degrees warmer than yesterday half moon bay and as much as 14 degrees warmer up in the north. with all the cloud cover you would think visibility, yeah, it is a factor out there with the wipers and slick roadways. but in terms of to go, a 6-mile visibility down around san jose. there's the front continuing to limp on to the south. as it does it takes the moisture with it. the winds are kind of gusty right now in the upper elevations. we are looking at a west wind along the coast and they will turn more to the north later on today. here's a look at the computer
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animation. starting out at 5:00 current time. you will notice the cloud cover through the 9:00 hour hanging on into the south bay and then we are mostly sunny all around the bay. so breezy winds result throughout much of the afternoon. right now it's kind. breezy up in the higher elevations. southern california still mild with upper 60s for you with dry conditions. light rain in the sierra nevada at 42 degrees. later on 40 and taking you back home you notice 60s in the south bay. 61 redwood city with temperatures in the mid-50s to upper 50s here. that's where it will be a little bit on the breezy side. 62 sonoma, 61 in san rafael. near east bay ranging from the upper 50s, hay wad and newark, 58 fremont with low 60s returning for concord. pleasanton about 60. the look ahead you notice
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numbers in the lower 60s around the bay it's cooler than tomorrow and we start off with a colder morning. tomorrow afternoon mid-60s. not much change monday. we are milder throughout the middle of the week but near 70 by thursday and friday. it's february and certainly pretty dry out there. but by march, we've had a lot of cold rainy marchs around here. >> that's good. >> we have that to look forward to maybe. >> thank you. in sports the saint mary's will try to bolt iranian their resume hosting creighton. and stanford travels to oregon to play the 23rd-ranked ducks. last night the warriors played a thriller against the san^antonio spurs who own the nba's best record. here's larry beil with the highlights in this morning's sports. >> good morning, everybody. spectacular game at oracle arena last night. the warriors without andrew bogut, out with back spams, lack to end a 16-game losing streak
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against the san antonio spurs and they get it done in overtime. warriors scored in their new short-sleeve uniforms. 26% lighter, you know. maybe that helps. david lee dunks. lee with 25 points, 22 boards. steph curry, acrobatic. warriors down 1 after three quarters. the feed to ginobili. gets to open their back door. tied at 93, go to o. t. where jared jack was unstoppable. he had 30 points and 10 assists as the warriors win it in o. t. 1 #*, 107-101. the blackhawks made nhl history at the expense of the sharks. final seconds first period. sharks on the attack. marleau to beat ray emery. marleau's 11th of year and the sharks were up 1-0. chicago comes back in the second
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period. viktor stalberg trying to get a pass off, a centering pass, and it deflection right into the net. tied at 1. third period. the short-handed goal! that wins it. 2-1, the final. chicago scored at least one point in 17 straight games. a new record for best start in the nhl. the women's hoops teams at stanford and cal, they keep rolling. both ranked in the top ten. fourth rank add stanford hosting oregon state. all cardinals all the time. high off the glass and plus one. shaw any, not in my house. she had 19 points, 12 boards. stanford wins their 11th in a row, 90-53. number 6 cal pumped up for their game against oregon. the block by rigby. then gets control and takes it all the way. she got 13. cal by 9 at the break.
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second half, roshenda gray, jennifer brandon, the hoop and foul. cal with their win. a school record, 77-55. the combine runs tuesday in indiana. time to get deep thoughts from jim harbaugh. he has spoke to his brother john after losing the super bowl to the ravens. he was asked about draft prospects who may not be entirely honest when being interviewed by nfl teams. >> i'm a big fan of the judge judy show. when you lie in judge judddy's courtroom, it's over! your credibility is completely lost and you stand no chance of winning that case. so i learned that from her. and very powerful. >> deep. you can't go wrong following judge judy. mike shumann will be here with all of your weekend highlights at 5:00 p.m., six, nine and 11.
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have a great weekend. >> took a turn i didn't see coming. coming up next, a polar plunge. looks a lot like this. why hundreds are planning to jump
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♪ shimmy, shimmy chocolate. ♪ shimmy, shimmy chocolate. ♪ we, we chocolate cross over. ♪ yeah, we chocolate cross over. ♪ [ male announcer ] introducing fiber one 80 calorie chocolate cereal. ♪ chocolate. >> new this morning it may not be a frozen lake but it will be plenty cold for those who dare to take a polar plunge. at noon hundreds of costume
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people will plunge in san francisco bay at aquatic park. to warm up there's a 5k walk or run. it's similar to the annual polar plunge in wisconsin which is what you are watching here. they are raising money for the northern california special olympics. they hope to raise $352,000. >> gives me chills just thinking about it. next at six, a taste of freedom years in the making. a man wrongly convicted of a crime is waking up in his own bed this morning after finally being released from prison. and a bay area team returns after a trip of a lifetime. the game they laid that was not the game they laid that was not possible just a well, well, well.
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>> good morning. we are looking at the skies beginning to clear, but elsewhere it's gray, cloudy and warmer out there as you head on out. here's a look from the roof camera. as we go through the rest of the morning we are looking at live doppler 7hd bringing a few returns, especially in the south bay. around the santa clara valley we picked up a couple hundreds. we will continue to watch it slide south throughout the bay. the:00, mostly sunny a few clouds lingering in the south bay but the winds have been kicking up throughout much of the morning hours. that will continue throughout the day. by the evening hours we are dry and it lacks to be a very nice evening tonight for the chinese new year's parade. temperatures in the mid-50s at 5:00. you notice dropping through the 50s with no threat of rain. we have a look at the prospects for any other rain in our forecast for the rest of february. that's coming up in a few minutes. katie. >> all right, lisa. thank you. ronald ross was sent


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